Imagining justice

Artist and activist Common held a concert in Sacramento called Imagine Justice, an event convened to speak out against mass incarceration and the school-to-prison pipeline. Youth reporters from Sacramento’s Access Local asked concert goers what the concept of justice meant to them. “Justice would be treating everyone the same.” Read more at The kNOw.

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Anna Deavere Smith takes on the school-to-prison pipeline

Systems set up for the public good create victims of the very people they are supposed to help — this phenomenon is a driving force for Anna Deavere Smith, the playwright and actress who translates interviews with Americans into stage performances to personify large themes.  With “Notes from the field: Doing time in education,” Smith is taking up what has been […]

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